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The Grill

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Barbecue, Grill
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Frenckellin aukio, Tampere 33210, Finland
+35832603355
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2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 12
    Excellent
  • 38
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Overrated

We went to the Grill at saturday evening. There was a lot of people. Thank god i did reservation for the table before hand. Recommended to do reservation beforehand! Especially if you are going there at saturday evening. Place was loudy. Starters were good, actually better than the main courses... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
692terhi_
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the Grill at saturday evening. There was a lot of people. Thank god i did reservation for the table before hand. Recommended to do reservation beforehand! Especially if you are going there at saturday evening. Place was loudy. Starters were good, actually better than the main courses. We ate steak, of course! But i have been eating... More 

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Thank 692terhi_
Marlton, New Jersey
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285 reviews
193 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

Food was OK at best. Good but not great service. Hostess was a bit more concerned with eating dinner than seating. White fish was good but

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Thank Dennis08053
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45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

We booked a table for 7 people on Saturday evening. The service was average. The salads were big enough and I had salad which was delicious. There are 5 side dishes to choose from, all delicious!

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Thank Kirsi-Mari K
Helsinki
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200 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

If you like steaks this might be your place. I'm not too found of them but they were ok. I have had better. A full bodied wines that I had there were more lighter that I thought. Excellent service!

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1 Thank Edelfelt
Espoo, Southern Finland, Finland
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203 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Plenty of room for two walki-in looking for business lunch. No hurry, so we choose for the ala carte instead of short lunch menu. This is clearly steak restaurant, so go for the meat dishes. Some red wines by the glass to choose for, maybe one or two could be from higher end.

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Thank Jari-Pekka
Turku, Finland
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76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

Very plain portions, good beef and tasty sauces and one sidedish ( fries, greensalad etc.) 30 euros thank you. Waiters are kind of originals, typical in Tampere. The restaurant has no view at all, facade is to market square that is empty in the evenings.

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1 Thank aprilman
Scandihouligan
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60 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Location great, smack in th middle of the city center. Menu nice, variable and reasonable priced. I will go again. Good, nice people working there. Thanks

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Thank Nordic_nomad
Tampere, Finland
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I have visited The Grill many times. No fine dining but more relaxed place to spend evening or have lunch. Nice terrace in the summer. Food varies between average and really good. Service is always friendly and fast especially at lunchtime. Children are also welcome. Lunch (mo-fri 11-14) is always a great value for your money

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Thank Neiti K
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

I've visited here many times and never been disappointed. I have had lunch here many times and today I had dinner with my wife. + food + wine + atmosphere - I didn't get more water in my glass when it was empty I had shrimps with curry as starters, horse beef as main and I was so satisfied after... More 

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Thank Jyri J
Haemeenlinna, Finland
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Very good food, but maybe not the best for the price tag. If someone would suggest that let's go to eat at The Grill, I'd gladly go with them, but maybe otherwise not - it's that kind of good food. Good, but still not the best in town. A good choice for an evening out with a date. We had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Frenckellin aukio, Tampere 33210, Finland
  • Location: Europe  >  Finland  >  Pirkanmaa  >  Tampere
  • Phone Number: +35832603355

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 59
  • Cuisine: Barbecue, Grill

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?